Displaying items by tag: Wilf Hutchinson

Stock ref: DS2352

Circa 1980s 

An excellent 3'6" wide solid oak Serving or Hall Table from the ex Mouseman craftsman Wilf 'Squirrelman' Hutchinson of Husthwaite, Near Thirsk.  Wonderful quarter sawn adzed oak top with rear upstand,  two drawers below, supported on four carved legs with a lower shelf. A signature squirrel is carved in high relief onto the facet of one leg.

Excellent medium fumed and waxed condition.

Size: 106.2(w) x 52(d) x 93.5(h)cm

£ 1,345


Stock ref: DS2361

Circa 1980s /90s

A superb pair of solid oak Napkin Rings by the ex Mouseman craftsman Wilf 'Squirrelman' Hutchinson of Husthwaite, near Thirsk. Of typical octagonal form with large detaled carved squirrels to  one facet.

Excellent condition and color, no faults or losses, display use only historically.

Sourced from an excellent single owner collection of napkin rings we've recently purchased.

Size: 5(w) x 4.7(d) x 8.5(h) incl carved squirrel

£ 195


Stock ref: DS2302

Circa 1980s/90s

A superb bespoke commissioned solid oak  Glazed Bookcase or Display Cabinet from the ex mouseman craftsman  Wilf 'Squirrelman' Hutchinson of Husthwaite near Thirsk.   5' 1" wide it is constructed with three leaded and glazed doors which open to reveal two height adjustable inner shelves.  With a depth of 13 3/4" it is wide enough for the largest books. The oak framework is hand adzed to all visible front, top and side surfaces. Complimented by traditional wrought iron fittings, a squirrel is carved to the lower centre and Wilfs name unusually stamped into the wood above the carved squirrel.

It presents in superb condition throughout, medium fumed and wax finished.

Size: 154.5(w) x 35(d) x 91(h)cm

£ 1995

Stock ref: DS2205

Circa 1980s/90s

An excellent 3' solid oak coffee / occasional table from the Squirrel Furniture workshop of Wilf 'Squirrelman' Hutchinson and his son Trevor. Features a wonderfully grained  and adzed single plank rectangular top,  supported on trestle sided legs with sledge feet, supported by a central pegged stretcher. Trademark  squirrel  carved to the lower of one trestle leg.

Excellent condition and medium oak colour, cleaned and wax polished in our workshop.

Size: 929l) x 40(w) x 43.5(h)cm

£ 440

Stock ref: DS2172

Circa 1960s/ early 70s

Rare to the market  and in superb condition this Wilf 'Squirrelman' Hutchinson  oak Hall Table with a removable leather seat pad. Features an adzed top, two open storage shelves, fully panelled sides and back and stands on four square legs joined with a central stretcher. Wilf's trademark squirrel is carved in low relief onto the bottom cross rail. The top rear rail also features a prominemt removable carved squirrel.

It presents in superb condition with a wonderful deep colour and patina, all the joints are sound and there is no damage or any significant staining. The original beige leather is also in very good condition confirming it has been carefully looked after since purchase.

Previously sold by us back in 2013, recently bought back following the owners decease.

Size: 76.5(w) x 41(d) x 78(h)cm

£ 525, previously £620

Stock ref: DS1884

Circa 1960s

A bespoke made 3' wide oak Storage / Display Cabinet from the Husthwaite workshop of Wilf 'Squirrelman' Hutchinson. Of rectangular form with open storage to the upper half and sliding doors to the lower cupboard section, standing on four  square block feet. Exposed dovetails to the lower sides and Wilf's trademark squirrel carved in relief to one side.

Excellent condition, fresh from being cleaned and rewaxed in our workshop with just a very feint trace now remaining of an old ring stain to the top.

Size: 91(w) x 27(d) x 81(h)cm. 3' x 2'3" x 2'8" ins.
Upper left internal shelf heights 5" and 6 1/4". Upper right internal shelf height 12". Lower cupboard 11 1/2" internal shelf height.

£ 780

Stock ref: DS2263


A superb example of a 6' solid English oak Sideboard from the ex mouseman craftsman Wilf  'Squirrelman' Hutchinson who established his own business in 1957, which continues today in the capable hands of his Son, Trevor.  Of tradional rectangular form with a rear upstand and adzing to all visible surfaces, in line with early made Mouseman pieces. A central bank of four drawers is flanked by two panelled cupboards each with two inner shelves. Wilfs signature Squirrel  is carved to the front right octagonally carved leg. Tradional wrought iron fittings.

Superb condition with no stains or other faults and presents in a beautifully aged warm medium fumed colour.

Size: 183.5(w) x 46(d) x 95.5(h)cm


Stock ref: DS2248

Circa 1960

An excellent example of an early made  solid oak Fruitbowl by Wilf 'Squirrelman' Hutchinson who left Robert Thompsons and set up his own workshop in 1957. Adzed and tooled inside and out with a beatifully carved Squirrel and arts and crafts thumbnail carving to the centre of the bowl. Wonderful warm aged medium fumed finish, sympathetically cleaned and clear waxed in our workshop.

Size:  23.5(dia_ x 6.5(h)cm



Stock ref: DS2190

Circa 1960s / early 70s

Excellent solid oak  two tier Serving Trolley or Side Table by the ex Mouseman craftsman Wilf 'Squirrelman' Hutchinson of Husthwaite near Thirsk. Of typical rectangular construction with the well grained tops supported on four carved corner legs standing on original Kenrick Shepherd castors. A beautiful signature squirrel is carved  to one lower end panel.

Excellent condition, rich aged medium fumed colour and patina, free from any significant usage staining.

Size: 77(w) x 41.5(d) x 75.5(h)cm


Stock ref: DS2152-2

Circa 1980s/90

An excellent  solid English oak pendent style 4 branch ceiling chandelier from the ex mouseman craftsman Wilf 'Squirrelman' Hutchinson of Husthwaite, near Thirsk. Carved octagonal central column with Wilf's trademark squirrel carved prominently, jointed to four curved and tapering arms with brass BC bulb fittings. The business continues following Wilf's death in the capable hands of his son Trevor.

Excellent condition and medium oak colour, gently cleaned and re-waxed.

Originally purchased as a pair which are being priced individually, but we will also be pleased to discuss their sale as a pair.

Size: 59(dia) x 55.5(h)cm


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